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Halyna Hutchins Candlelight Vigil Draws Hundreds of Industry Artisans: ‘This Could Have Been Any of Us’

Hundreds of entertainment industry artisans gathered on Sunday evening in the crowded parking lot of IATSE Local 80 Burbank headquarters to pay tribute to Halyna Hutchins, the cinematographer killed by a prop gun on the New Mexico set of the film “Rust.” For those in attendance, the spirit of “solidarity” was mentioned many times, along […]
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Father of cinematographer killed in 'Rust' prop-gun accident places blame not on Alec Baldwin, but on "Rust" prop team

Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins who was killed Thursday on the set of the film "Rust." Halyna Hutchins Halyna Hutchins' father bears no resentment against Alec Baldwin for the actor's role in his daughter's death. Hutchins was killed in an accident on-set Thursday after Baldwin fired a prop gun, which shot and killed Hutchins and injured another. Hutchins' father instead directed blame toward the prop's team on the set of 'Rust,' as the industry reexamines prop ...
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Official Warrant Reveals Alec Baldwin Was Unknowingly Handed A Weapon With Live Rounds On The Set Of Rust

New information has come out about the heartbreaking fatal shooting that occurred during the production of an indie Western titled "Rust." According to a Santa Fe court document (via The Hollywood Reporter), an assistant director unknowingly handed the film's star and co-producer, Alec Baldwin, a gun with live rounds in the chamber. It's still unclear if the gun was fired during a take or rehearsal, but when it was fired, the very real bullet hit the film's cinematographer Halyna Hutchins in the...
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Rust Crew Had Walked Off Set Before Fatal Shooting; Three Other Gun Misfires Reported On Same Film

Hours before yesterday's fatal incident on the set of the indie Western film "Rust," in which producer/star Alec Baldwin discharged a gun that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza, several crew members had walked off the set to protest working conditions — including multiple instances of guns misfiring on the set earlier in the production.According to a report from The Los Angeles Times, which interviewed three people who were not authorized to publicly comment ...
Tags: Movies, News, Santa Fe, Alec Baldwin, Albuquerque, Iatse, Baldwin, The Los Angeles Times, Souza, Joel Souza, Hutchins, Bonanza Creek, Halyna Hutchins, Rust Movie Productions LLC

‘Rust’ Production Was Chaotic Prior to Fatal Prop Gun Accident, Producers Launch Internal Safety Review

As the industry grapples with the tragic on-set death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, a picture is emerging of a low-budget film set that was already chaotic before the fatal accident occurred. Several IATSE crew members on the New Mexico set of the Western “Rust,” where cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed Thursday by a prop gun […]
Tags: News, New Mexico, Alec Baldwin, Rust, Iatse, Halyna Hutchins

Alec Baldwin Expresses 'Shock And Sadness' Over On-Set Death

Alec Baldwin has released a statement following the tragic incident that occurred recently on the set of his new movie "Rust." A prop gun the actor was handling for a scene was discharged, resulting in the death of director of photography Halyna Hutchins, as well as the injury of director Joel Souza.Taking to Twitter, Baldwin released a series of posts conveying his feelings on the matter, serving as his first public statement since the news broke Thursday. Baldwin's statement is as follows:"The...
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Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer on Alec Baldwin Film Contained ‘Live Single Round,’ Union Claims

The prop gun that killed “Rust” cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and wounded director Joel Souza on during an on-set accident on Thursday contained a “live single round,” according to an email sent by IATSE Local 44 to its membership. Additionally, the union says that New Mexico crew members staffed the props, set decoration, special effects and […]
Tags: News, New Mexico, Alec Baldwin, Rust, Iatse, Joel Souza, Halyna Hutchins

Why the IATSE Deal Ratification Will Be No Slam-Dunk

It ain’t over yet. Many in Hollywood have been breathing a big collective sigh of relief that IATSE and the studios, networks and streamers finally reached a tentative agreement this past weekend that narrowly staved off a workers’ strike that would have paralyzed production across Hollywood. But, as we learned, not all IATSE members were […]
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Tentative IATSE Deal With Producers Averts Strike But Leaves Some Members Dissatisfied

There was a point, late last week, when Cathy Repola thought there would be a strike. By Oct. 15, Repola, the executive director of the Motion Picture Editors Guild, and other union officials had spent 10 days in marathon Zoom sessions with the studios — and were making little progress. “There was very little movement […]
Tags: AMPTP, Iatse, Matthew Loeb, Entertainment Industry, Motion Picture Editors Guild, Cathy Repola, Repola

Everything We Know About the New IATSE Contract

The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees is beginning to roll out more details of its tentative contract with major film and television studios to its members, as it looks to build support for a ratification vote. The union, which represents the vast majority of craft workers in Hollywood, announced the deal on Saturday night, […]
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Action Density

John and Craig talk action! They examine iconic scenes in classic movies to illustrate the relationship between intensity and density on the page. We also host a Three Page Challenge: Spooky Edition, our segment that invites listeners to submit writing samples for critique. This week we’re specifically looking at thrilling and chilling scenes. Follow up for the week includes updates on IATSE and predatory writers. In our bonus segment for premium members, we talk scary movies, things that scar...
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Emotions Are Running High”: IATSE Members Await Fine Print of Studio Deal Averting Strike

IATSE Strike Averted But Members Await Fine Print of Studio Deal – The Hollywood Reporter Skip to main content Got a tip? The...
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IATSE Deal May Be Rejected By Union Members Unhappy With Terms

It seemed like possible good news when the IATSE (International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees) and AMPTP (Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers) had agreed on a new three-year contract, narrowly avoiding the first IATSE strike since World War II. The IATSE sought better working hours, an increase to the cost of living base wages, and a renegotiation of the 2009 "New Media" deal that had jeopardized IATSE members' healthcare and pensions when working for streamers or other ...
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Film and TV Workers Have a Tentative Deal. Will IATSE's Rank and File Accept It?

Film and TV Workers Have a Tentative Deal. Will IATSE’s Rank and File Accept It? Jacobin * Subscribe, * Magazine, * Donate, *...
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ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish Calls IATSE Deal “Beneficial For Everyone, Certainly Makes For A Simpler Morning” - Yahoo Entertainment

ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish Calls IATSE Deal “Beneficial For Everyone, Certainly Makes For A Simpler Morning”   Yahoo Entertainment
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ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish Calls IATSE Deal “Beneficial For Everyone, Certainly Makes For A Simpler Morning” - Deadline

ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish Calls IATSE Deal “Beneficial For Everyone, Certainly Makes For A Simpler Morning”   Deadline
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But Wait: IATSE Members May Not Vote To Ratify Contract

Says one IATSE member who’s a dolly grip about the supposed changes, “The 10-hour turnarounds — that’s the same shit that’s already in my contract. Why would I be excited about that?” – Variety
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IATSE Deal Could Be Rejected by Members: ‘Our Leadership Let Us Down’

Many members of IATSE say they will vote against ratifying a new contract with the major studios because it does not do enough to address working conditions on set. The deal, announced Saturday afternoon, averts a strike that would have shut down film and TV production nationwide starting on Monday morning. But in interviews and […]
Tags: News, AMPTP, Iatse

Rami Malek Impersonates Pete Davidson In A Wholly Satisfying Saturday Night Live (With A Little Help From Daniel Craig)

This weekend brought another new episode of "Saturday Night Live" -- the third in a series of four back-to-back episodes kicking off season 47 with four first-time hosts. "No Time to Die" and "Bohemian Rhapsody" star Rami Malek hosted the show, and although he's best known for his dramatic roles and having "resting villain face," he turned out to be a wholly satisfying collaborator who wasn't afraid to get weird with the "SNL" cast. The Oscar winner turned in a fantastic impersonation of cast me...
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After IATSE Strike is Averted, Hollywood Workers are Split Over Agreement: ‘It’s Not Enough’

Heather Fink has spent her working life on film and TV sets. But years of frustration with the long hours and stagnant pay had made her reach her tipping point. She, like many of the grips, gaffers, editors, designers and other crew members who making a living producing movies and shows, was ready to go […]
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Tentative Agreement Reached Between IATSE And Hollywood

The membership hasn’t ratified the contract, so a strike could still be called. The details go to the membership for a vote. – The Hollywood Reporter
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Hollywood IATSE union closes tentative deal with studios to avert industry-wide strike

Crew on the New York City set of "And Just Like That..." the follow-up series to "Sex and the City" in September. James Devaney/Getty Images Hollywood's crew members' union reached a tentative deal with the studios late Saturday. The deal secured many IATSE demands, including longer rest periods and higher wages. Terms of the deal need to be ratified by IATSE members before Sunday to avoid a strike on Monday. Negotiators for the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees ...
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Hollywood IATSE union closes last-minute deal to avert industry-wide strike

Los Angeles is hoping to see more of this on city streets. David McNew/Getty Images Hollywood's crew member union reached a tenative deal with studios, avoiding an industry-crippling strike. Members have pushed for longer rest breaks and higher wages for lower-paid crafts, amid outrage over difficult working conditions. Had they pursued a strike, some members would have stopped working on sets starting Monday. Negotiators for the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IA...
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IATSE and AMPTP Negotiate New Three-Year Deal, Preventing Industry-Wide TV/Film Strike

An agreement between the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television...
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Hollywood Narrowly Avoids Strike As IATSE And AMPTP Reach A Deal

Hollywood stood on the verge of mass nationwide strike action this weekend, as film and TV crew members packed up their equipment with no certainty of whether they'd be back to work on Monday. But with the deadline looming to reach an agreement, the IATSE (International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees) and AMPTP (Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers) have agreed on a new three-year contract.If you're uncertain of the details of this story, definitely check out /Film's handy...
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IATSE and AMPTP Have Reached a Deal to Avert a Strike

Negotiators from the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have reached a deal for a new three-year contract, averting a strike that would have shut down film and TV production across the country. “The IATSE & Hollywood 13 Locals achieved a tentative agreement w/ AMPTP,” the union told members Saturday afternoon. “Strike averted!” The union […]
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Hollywood crews union reaches a deal with studios, averting a strike

IATSE reaches a deal on a new contract with the Hollywood studios, which would end a months-long standoff that threatened to trigger a...
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IATSE and AMPTP Close to Deal to Avert Crippling Hollywood Strike (EXCLUSIVE)

Negotiators for IATSE and Hollywood’s major studios are closing in on a deal that would avert a strike that threatened to shutter most film and TV production in Hollywood. Industry sources said virtual negotiations between the sides went late into Friday night as Carol Lombardini, president of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers […]
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Welcome to #Striketober. Thousands of workers are walking off the job at Kellogg's and John Deere amid the labor shortage, with Hollywood employees up next.

Kellogg's Cereal plant workers demonstrate in front of the plant on October 7, 2021 in Battle Creek, Michigan. Rey Del Rio/Getty Images Thousands of workers across the US are on strike, and thousands more are preparing to walk out. It's being called "Striketober," and it shows a revitalized labor movement ready to down tools. Workers are flexing their power across the economy by quitting, striking, and demanding better conditions. A new month has been born in 2021. Instead of Octob...
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Film and TV Crews Pack Up Their Tools in Anticipation of a Strike

Film and TV workers left the job site on Friday uncertain of when they would return, as negotiators were expected to work through the weekend in hopes of avoiding a crippling strike. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees advised members to bring home any tools and equipment that belong to them, because they may […]
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